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Birth Date1978
Full NameDominique Thorne
Birth NameDominique Thorne
Birth CityNew York
Birth CountryUSA
Father NameNavie Guy
Father OccupationTrinidadian immigrants
Mother NameNerissa Guy
Mother OccupationTrinidadian immigrants
Gender IdentityFemale
Marital StatusSingle
Height1.65 cm
Weight55 kg
SibilingsCaleb and Ky-mani
EducationProfessional Performing Arts School, Cornell University, Human Development
AwardsYoung Arts
FilmographyBlack Panther: Wakanda Forever, If Beale Street Could Talk, Judas and the Black Messiah
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An American-based actress Dominique Thorne is banging the Movies Industry now. But also she is famous for her incredible acting in movies. Most people started recognizing her from the movie Black Panther: Wakanda Forever. In that movie, Dominique played the role of Riri Williams, Aka Iron Heart. Thorne had just entered the entertainment industry, so she only played in a few films. Her first movie name was If Beale Street Could Talk, released in 2018.

Dominique Thorne as Riri Williams (Iron Heart)

As we know, Riri Williams is the new character of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Dominique Thorne played this character well, and her fans appreciated that acting. It was the first appearance of Iron Heart in the movie Black Panther: Wakanda Forever.

Dominique Thorne in Black Panther: Wakanda Forever shooting set. Source: Pinterest

Riri Williams'Origin

Riri Williams is a comic-accurate character. In the comic, her father died when she wasn't even born. After that, Riri's Mother, Ronnie, married another man. Riri was so different from the other kids in the school. Her mind IQ was so powerful compared to her age.

Nobody wanted to be Riri's friend because of her unusual behavior. However, Natalie is the only one who becomes Riri's friend when she is alone. However, one day her stepfather and Natalie died in the incident at the park. Riri saw that with her eyes when she had lost her close person.

Iron Heart's first solo comic. Source: Amazon UK

After that, Riri applies to MIT (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) at 13. Furthermore, she got into MIT, where she stole many prototype devices to make a suit for her. People used to complain about MIT for the unusual sounds there. But all the sounds were from Riri's room because of work for Ironman suit.

Some investigation teams went to search for all the rooms of MIT. When they were almost in Riri's room, she came with her Suit and flew away. She went to direct to the criminal who was about to steal the truck. Riri fought with them, but her Suit was not that powerful, so it got destroyed.

How did Riri Williams become Iron Heart?

After that incident with Riri, the police didn't arrest her because of her age. Tony Stark saw that Riri had something special, so Tony started to teach her more. After the Civil War event, Iron Man was in a coma because of a fight with Captain America. Tony made his AI version of himself which he sent to the Riri.

 Iron Heart with Tony stark AI. Source: IGN

Riri started to make another suit of herself with the help of Tony's AI. She gave a name to that Iron Heart. Riri used to work for Young Avengers, but in the movie, this all didn't happen.

How much Net Worth does Dominique Thorne have?

Dominique is such a fine actress, she is already making her move to the Movie industry. However, She holds a Net worth of around $1 Million. An actress earns all the wages from her acting career. Dominique's high-income source was the Black Panther movie. Her net worth was just $200k before the film was released.

Dominique Thorne is living her rich life. Source: Reddit 

Also, Dominique Thorne's salary is almost around $200K as of now. But no doubt, she will grow more in the upcoming days. Moreover, the actress started earning more after her appearance in MCU. The 24-years-old actress has already signed up for the big movie in MCU, 'Avengers: The Kang Dynasty.' No doubt in the future, Dominique will grow more in the upcoming days. 

Is Dominique Thorne (Iron Heart) Transgender?

Dominique has played Riri Willaims, aka Iron heart's character in Marvel. However, most people thought Dominique was Transgender in real life, which is wrong. Marvel supports LGBTQ by making some characters one of them. First, they introduce a gay superhero In Eternals. 

After that, in the Doctor Strange Multiverse of Madness, they Introduce American Chavez as a Lesbian. And now, Iron heart is their first Transgender woman. So basically Iron heart character is Transgender, not Dominique Thorne.

More Facts About Dominique Thorne

Dominique was born in New York, United States, back in 1998. She is a well-raised kid. Her parents were Trinidadian immigrants. Dominique's mother's name is Nerissa Guy, and her father's name is Navie Guy. However, Dominique has two siblings brother, Caleb, and Ky-mani.

Dominique Thorne when she was young. Source: Legit

Dominique has been interested in acting since she was a kid. She decided to go to Arts school Professional Performing Arts School, located in Manhattan. After some years of being there, Dominique won her first award Young Arts, in 2015. However, The actress didn't stop her step towards acting. She decided to study at Cornell University, where she received her bachelor's degree in Human Development.

Dominique Thorne started her acting career after completing her university studies. In 2018, the actress got her first role, Shelia Hunt, in the movie, 'If Beale Street Could Talk.' After that, she took a break from the industry. Moreover, in 2021, she got another role as Judy Harmon in the movie 'Judas and the Black Messiah.'

It was the second big step in her career. After that, in 2022, Dominique got her official role of Riri Williams, aka Iron Heart. The actress made her first appearance in Black Panther: Wakanda Forever as Iron Heart. The movie earned almost $800 million in two months of release.

Furthermore, Dominique Thorne will play her first series IronHeart which will release in 2023 on Disney plus. This might be the first significant work of Dominique. No doubt an actress, Dominique Thorne, will get more fan base in the upcoming days.

Body Measurement of Dominique Thorne

The actress prefers to be a health-conscious person. She is still so young, which makes her more attractive. However, her body type is slim, 32-25-32. Her hair and eyes color are black. People search for the actress's exact height, which Dominique hasn't discussed. But it is approximately 5 feet 5 inches (1.65m).

Dominique Thorne with a good body. Source: Instagram

Dominique's weight is around 55 kg (121 lbs) which is good compared to her height. The actress uses high-quality shoes for her daily life, where her shoe size is around 8 (US)—and talking about her dress size is around 4 (US) for now.

Updated On Wed Dec 28 2022 Published OnWed Dec 28 2022 By rahul

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